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Substance Name: Potassium sorbate [NF]
RN: 24634-61-5
UNII: 1VPU26JZZ4
InChIKey: CHHHXKFHOYLYRE-STWYSWDKSA-M

Classification Codes

  • Mutation Data
  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Antimicrobial Agent)

Molecular Formulas

  • C6-H7-O2.K
  • C6-H8-O2.K

Molecular Weight

  • 150.2173
 
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Potassium sorbate [NF]

Name of Substance

  • Potassium (E,E)-sorbate
  • Potassium sorbate [NF]

Synonyms

  • 2,4-Hexadienoic acid potassium salt, (E,E)-
  • 2,4-Hexadienoic acid, potassium salt, (E,E)-
  • AI3-26043
  • CCRIS 1894
  • E 202
  • EC 246-376-1
  • EINECS 246-376-1
  • Potassium (E,E)-2,4-hexadienoate
  • Potassium 2,4-hexadienoate, (E,E)-
  • Potassium sorbate
  • Potassium sorbate (E)
  • Sorbistat potassium
  • UNII-1VPU26JZZ4

Systematic Names

  • 2,4-Hexadienoic acid, (E,E)-, potassium salt
  • 2,4-Hexadienoic acid, potassium salt (1:1), (2E,4E)-
  • 2,4-Hexadienoic acid, potassium salt, (2E,4E)-
  • 2,4-Hexadienoic acid, potassium salt, (E,E)- (9CI)
  • Potassium (E,E)-hexa-2,4-dienoate
  • Sorbic acid, potassium salt, (E,E)-

Superlist Names

  • Potassium sorbate
  • Sorbic acid, potassium salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 24634-61-5

FDA UNII

  • 1VPU26JZZ4

Other Registry Number

  • 16577-94-9

System Generated Number

  • 0024634615

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • C6-H7-O2.K
  • C6-H8-O2.K

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C6-H7-O2
  • C6-H8-O2
  • COMPONENT
  • K

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H8O2.K/c1-2-3-4-5-6(7)8;/h2-5H,1H3,(H,7,8);/q;+1/p-1/b3-2+,5-4+;

InChIKey

CHHHXKFHOYLYRE-STWYSWDKSA-M

Smiles

[O-]C(=O)\C=C\C=C\C.[K+]

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point >270 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.620 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 5.04E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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